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Nice job, I recently replaced all my speakers with Infinities as well, great speakers and would highly recommend them.
I simply utilised the existing OEM speaker basket which I think would give you similar results although I like the use of the PVC pipe for a neat and tight finish.
This method might be especially good for the front speakers to give that hard to find bass in the doors
 

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Thanks for sharing the info Orion329
I'm thinking of picking up the PVC pipe tomorrow to have a crack at doing the same, can you tell us if the difference in sound with this method was noticably better than your first method of mounting the speakers with the MDF rings?
Since you've already done this do you think there's enough room to mount the L brackets to the inside of the pipe and then screw it into the frame reaching inside the pipe, saving the need to remove the rear deck.
 

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cool.

glad you're going to give it a try.

i'm skeptical you could get the PVC caps through the rear deck openings and be able to cut away some of the insulation material. it was annoying to remove the rear deck, but ultimately a lot easer to get the brackets installed. i never had my own amp installed with this set up so i wasn't able to power them with anything but the stock HK amp. i do believe that it's a much better solution since when i did the brackets beforehand, i was getting very visible movement in the back, outside of the speaker itself, and with the new installation there was absolutely no movement. in my mind it was successful.
You're right, after getting the PVC pipe I can see that there's no way it'll fit through the rear deck speaker opening without taking the rear deck out first.
 
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